Luxury All-Inclusive Micro-Resort in Costa Rica

Luxury All-Inclusive Micro-Resort in Costa Rica

Top beaches of Guanacaste! They are all within reach of Villa Buena Onda

The top beaches of Guanacaste are all within reach of Villa Buena Onda



  • Playas del Coco: A bustling coastal town in Guanacaste, known for its vibrant atmosphere and lively beachfront. The beach itself features dark volcanic sand and offers picturesque views of the Pacific Ocean, it is a top destination for both locals and tourists alike because so many boats for fishing, whale watching, booze cruises, snorkeling, diving, and more leave from this spot. This is an authentic Costa Rican fishing town and Villa Buena Onda is part of it  (2.9km-8 mins.)








  • Playa Ocotal: A quiet and picturesque beach with calm waters, Playa Ocotal is perfect for snorkeling and diving, with abundant marine life visible just offshore. The surrounding cliffs provide stunning panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean. This is a secluded beach but if you need a bathroom or Maracuya Margarita just go here (6.1km-14 mins)
  • Playa Hermosa: True to its name (“Beautiful Beach” in Spanish), Playa Hermosa features dark volcanic sand and is known for its tranquil waters, making it ideal for swimming and snorkeling. It’s also a nesting site for leatherback turtles, offering opportunities for wildlife enthusiasts. There are several great bars and restaurants here that serve thirsty tourists. When looking for top local seafood you may visit “La Casita del Marisco”  (8.6km-16 mins.)


  • Playa Panama: Playa Panama is a quiet and pristine beach located near Liberia, known for its soft, dark sand and calm waters. It’s an excellent spot for swimming and sunbathing, with fewer crowds compared to nearby beaches. The beach is surrounded by lush vegetation, offering a peaceful retreat with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean. “Hacienda Blu” is a nice restaurant where you can enjoy from a top delicious surf & turf check it out here (13km-20 mins)
  • Playa Potrero: A laid-back beach town, Playa Potrero offers a mix of local culture and natural beauty. It’s known for its calm waters, making it ideal for swimming and kayaking, and has a variety of beachfront restaurants and shops (25km-39 mins)


  • Playa Flamingo: With its stunning white sand and calm, turquoise waters, Playa Flamingo is a favorite among families and couples alike. It offers excellent diving spots, including the Catalinas Islands nearby, known for their rich marine biodiversity. As well, there is a marina with some restaurants and stores where you can walk though check it out here (28km-43 mins)

Top beaches


  • Playa Conchal: Known for its unique crushed seashell sand, Playa Conchal offers crystal-clear waters ideal for snorkeling and swimming. It’s nestled within a wildlife refuge, providing opportunities to spot diverse marine life and birds (43km-1hr.10 mins)


  • Playa Grande: A top nesting site for leatherback turtles, Playa Grande is part of Las Baulas National Marine Park check it here It’s favored by surfers for its consistent waves and offers a more secluded atmosphere compared to nearby Tamarindo (48km- 1hr,14 mins)


  • Playa Tamarindo: A top surfing destination, Playa Tamarindo boasts consistent waves and a lively atmosphere with beachfront bars and restaurants. It’s also a hub for water sports like kayaking and fishing, perfect for both adventure seekers and relaxation enthusiasts. If needing to check out some waives you may check out this place (50km-1hr,38 mins.)
  • Playa Langosta: Playa Langosta is a serene beach located just south of Tamarindo, known for its peaceful atmosphere and uncrowded sands. It offers excellent opportunities for surfing, especially for intermediate and advanced surfers looking to catch consistent waves. The beach is surrounded by mangroves and rocky outcrops, providing a scenic backdrop for sunset strolls (51km 1hr,21 mins)


  • Playa Avellanas: Known for its world-class surf breaks like “Little Hawaii,” Playa Avellanas attracts surfers seeking challenging of top waves. The beach is surrounded by mangroves and features a relaxed vibe with beachfront bars serving fresh seafood (57km-1hr,24 mins)
  • Playa Negra: Famous for its black volcanic sand and powerful surf breaks, Playa Negra is a paradise for experienced surfers. It offers a more rugged and off-the-beaten-path experience compared to other Guanacaste beaches (82km-1hr, 33 mins.)

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Awarded by TripAdvisor as one of the best luxury villa rentals in Guanacaste, the Villa Buena Onda is the ideal destination for family reunions, couples retreats, destination weddings, or off-site corporate events.